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Litigation Counsel

Posted Mar 22
Full Time
Spring, Texas

LGI Homes is seeking a Litigation Counsel to join our legal team at our Corporate Headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas.

As one of the World's Most Trustworthy Companies and a Top Workplace in the USA, LGI Homes has a notable legacy of homebuilding excellence. We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated attorney to handle litigation matters for the company.

The Litigation Counsel will work closely with the General Counsel to manage all aspects of litigation for the company. This role will primarily oversee construction-related litigation and will handle other types of legal disputes as needed, coordinating with outside counsel and various departments to ensure effective resolution.

The Litigation Counsel will handle pre-litigation matters and develop litigation strategies. This role prepares quarterly litigation rep letters for auditors, reviews Company filings for required litigation-related disclosures, and collaborates with other department members on risk management strategies.

This position will set legal reserves, participate in annual contract reviews and insurance renewals, and collaborate with the General Counsel on special projects such as corporate acquisitions or joint ventures.

Requirements

Our ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications:

  • A Juris Doctorate (J.D.) or an equivalent law degree from an accredited law school
  • Licensed to practice law and in good standing
  • At least 5 years of construction litigation experience, preferably residential construction
  • A self-motivated individual with excellent analytical, drafting, and legal skills
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well with upper management and internal departments
  • Results-oriented with excellent judgment and decision-making abilities

Benefits

In addition to a competitive compensation package, this position offers comprehensive training and exceptional benefits which include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with 4% match, an employee stock purchase plan and a new home discount. We also boast a rich company culture focused on training, goals, and recognition.